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AEW Dynamite 4/28/21 Review - THIS IS HOW YOU SELL A MAIN EVENT MATCH!

April 29th, 2021

Solomonster reviews AEW Dynamite for April 28th featuring a PARLEY between The Inner Circle and The Pinnacle that every wrestling promotion should study as a way to sell a major match, as they did here for next week's Blood & Guts match.  Hangman Page takes a surprising loss, Darby Allin defends the TNT championship and SCU appears headed for extinction.  Plus, news on Kenny Omega as thee NEW Impact World champion and the NHL's new deal with Turner Sports - will this affect AEW?  For a limited time, get THREE MONTHS FREE of Amazon Music when you visit getamazonmusic.com/solomonster now through May 24th!

Sound Off 701 - MARK CARRANO TAKES THE HEAT FOR GARBAGE GATE IN WWE

April 25th, 2021

Solomonster talks about the upcoming BLOOD AND GUTS match on AEW Dynamite... WWE's first quarter earnings and when they plan to be back on the road with live events... Mark Carrano FIRED by WWE after Mickie James goes public about her belongings being returned to her in a garbage bag and why Carrano was a scapegoat who was likely on the chopping block anyway... Steve "Mongo" McMichael diagnosed with ALS and exiting public life... CM Punk leaves the door open for a match against Will Ospreay for the IWGP title and why New Japan should try to make the match happen... Charlotte Flair responds to Dave Meltzer's comments about her getting dental surgery, the point Meltzer was trying to make and why he's still wrong for making it in this case... why Daniel Bryan's time in WWE may be winding down and the appeal of Bryan, Samoa Joe and CM Punk all possibly being free agents at the same time this fall... THIS WEEK IN HISTORY covers Eric Bischoff filing suit against Ric Flair, Buff Bagwell's nearly paralyzing neck injury and the big comeback angle squandered by WCW, David Arquette wins the WCW championship on Thunder, and a volcanic eruption leads to travel hell for the WWE stars... and 20 years after its demise, what is the lasting legacy of ECW?

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AEW Dynamite 4/21/21 Review - TWO BIG CHAMPIONSHIP MATCHES DELIVER!

April 22nd, 2021

Solomonster reviews AEW Dynamite for April 21st featuring TWO big championship matches, one for the TNT title between Darby Allin and Jungle Boy, and the other between Hikaru Shida and Tay Conti for the Women's title.  Plus, MJF destroys Chris Jericho on promos in the buildup to the Inner Circle vs. Pinnacle "Blood and Guts" match in two weeks.  For a limited time, get THREE MONTHS FREE of Amazon Music when you visit getamazonmusic.com/solomonster now through May 24th!

Sound Off Inbox - Q&A On CM Punk, Steve Austin, Chyna As WWE Champion And More!

April 20th, 2021

In celebration of the Sound Off reaching 700 episodes, Solomonster hosts a special YouTube inbox with YOUR questions about a CM Punk return to the ring, expanding the Royal Rumble to two nights, the Mount Rushmore of greatest Steve Austin rivals, Chyna as WWE champion, Jon Moxley and Eddie Kingston beating The Young Bucks for the AEW tag team titles, top NXT Takeover matches, YOUR superchat questions and more.

Sound Off 700 - SAMOA JOE AMONG TEN WWE NAMES TO GET THE AXE

April 18th, 2021

THANK YOU for making 700 episodes possible!  But the work never ends, and neither does the news.  This week, Solomonster discusses the latest WWE talent purge in the name of "budget cuts" with SAMOA JOE among the ten names let go, why it's so appalling and why Tony Khan would be a fool not to snatch him up the first chance he gets... the latest on the status of Aleister Black... AEW Dynamite blows away ratings expectations on its first night unopposed, and the big match just announced for this week's show... Ivelisse already done with AEW?... MAJOR announce team shakeups, including thoughts on Tom Phillips being replaced by Adnan Virk on Raw, Pat McAfee's debut on Smackdown and Impact bringing in Mauro Ranallo for their Rebellion PPV main event... the one GLARING problem with next weekend's Winner Take All match between Kenny Omega and Rich Swann... thoughts on Chris Jericho's interview on the Broken Skull Sessions and why it's the last time you'll ever see an AEW star on the WWE Network again... Ryback wins for SAD TWEET with a brutal self-own... the mother of all rants on Monday Night Raw... and THIS WEEK IN HISTORY covers the Humvee wreck that derailed Brian Pillman's career, one of the worst episodes of Raw leads to Vince Russo being made head writer for WWE, the bizarre match pitting a WWE star against a WCW star for the ECW World title, and Shawn Michaels' first match since WrestleMania 14 is NOT for WWE?

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AEW Dynamite 4/14/21 Review - IVELISSE DONE? MIKE TYSON AS GUEST ENFORCER!

April 15th, 2021

Solomonster reviews AEW Dynamite for April 14th with one of the greatest tag team matches in AEW history, Mike Tyson returns as the special enforcer for Chris Jericho's match and gets physical, Darby Allin defends the TNT championship and the latest on Ivelisse possibly being done with AEW.  Get a FREE AUDIO BOOK when you visit audibletrial.com/solomonster and sign up for a 30-day trial!

Sound Off Extra - EVEN MORE WRESTLEMANIA 37! NIGHT TWO REVIEW!

April 12th, 2021

Solomonster reviews NIGHT TWO of WrestleMania 37 from Raymond James Stadium with more Michael Cole absurdity, a fantastic main event for the Universal championship, Rhea Ripley takes command of the Raw women's division, Randy Orton and Bray Wyatt deliver another Mania dud and should never wrestle each other again, Kevin Owens stuns Logan Paul and ranking Night 2 as compared to Night 1.  Support the Sound Off and get an extra THREE MONTHS FREE with EXPRESSVPN when you visit EXPRESSVPN.COM/SOLOMONSTER right now!

Sound Off 699 - MAJOR SHAKEUP COMING TO THE RAW ANNOUNCE TEAM?

April 11th, 2021

Solomonster is back with quick thoughts on NIGHT ONE of WrestleMania 37 and final predictions for NIGHT TWO tonight... a major shakeup to the Raw announce team with a new play by play voice starting this week and why Tom Phillips may be GONE from WWE... WWE makes an embarrassing error with one of the inductees in the Legacy wing of its Hall of Fame... Seth Rollins' comments about working in front of the Thunderdome audience instead of live crowds and bemoans the fans forcing changes to creative plans... the premiere date for Dark Side of the Ring season three... the death of Jack Veneno and his famous NWA title "win" over Ric Flair... and THIS WEEK IN HISTORY covers Jerry Lawler's famous match with Andy Kaufman, the McDonalds incident that landed Ken Patera behind bars, Jesse Ventura tries to unionize the WWE locker room before WrestleMania 2 and is SHOCKED to learn who snitched him out to Vince McMahon, Booker T tells Hulk Hogan he's coming for him, Vader held under house arrest in Kuwait, the greatest match in WrestleMania history and THE DEATH OF THE STREAK.  Download the DraftKings app and enter the FREE WrestleMania prediction challenge with $25,000 up for grabs TONIGHT when you enter the code SOLOMONSTER.

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Sound Off Extra - WRESTLEMANIA 37 RAIN-SOAKED NIGHT ONE REVIEW!

April 11th, 2021

Solomonster reviews NIGHT ONE of WrestleMania 37 from a rainy Raymond James Stadium with Sasha Banks and Bianca Belair making history in the main event, a  surprising finish to the WWE championship match, Bad Bunny impresses in his debut, more on Tom Phillips not being on the show and why his future isn't looking very good.  Download the DraftKings app and enter the FREE WrestleMania prediction challenge with $25,000 up for grabs when you enter the code SOLOMONSTER.

Sound Off Extra - WRESTLEMANIA 37 PREDICTIONS + SMACKDOWN RECAP!

April 10th, 2021

Solomonster is back with a rare Smackdown post-show recap before running down the FULL card for both nights of WrestleMania 37 with predictions for all of the matches and what Bayley should be doing on the show.  Plus, the greatness of SAMOAN EDGE.  Download the DraftKings app and enter the FREE WrestleMania prediction challenge with $50,000 up for grabs when you enter the code SOLOMONSTER.

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